10:07 SocietyBelarus' Healthcare Ministry: COVID-19 cases decline in Brest Oblast Healthcare institutions focused on coronavirus patients in Vitebsk Oblast were the first to start returning to a normal operation mode. The situation in Mogilev Oblast is not bad either, said the first deputy minister.
09:34 SportDmitry Lukashenko reelected chairman of Central Council of President's Sport Club Apart from Dmitry Lukashenko, the Central Council of the President's Sport Club includes Sergei Bulygin, Anatoly Varivonchik, Andrei Karpovich, Marina Lobatch, Viktor Lukashenko, Aleksandr Moshensky, Sergei Safaryan and Oleg Shepel.
09:07 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus highly appreciates fraternal relations with Tatarstan Aleksandr Lukashenko said that Belarus highly appreciates the historically established fraternal relations with Tatarstan, which fully meet the interests of both peoples.
19:59 EconomyBelarusian Railways enables contrailer transportation to, from Russia's Kaliningrad Oblast Taking into account requests of the Kaliningrad Oblast business community Belarusian Railways came up with competitive rates on transit contrailer transportation in 2020.
19:22 EconomyBelneftekhim sees no problems with redirecting export after Russian ban on fuel import According to the source, Russia was not the main target market for Belarusian fuel. Some spot sales were organized via an exchange in St Petersburg. No long-term contracts on shipments to Russia have been signed.
19:10 SocietySupercomputers to help Belarusian scientists design antiviral medications The official said: “We've largely redirected our research efforts towards fighting the coronavirus infection. The National Academy of Sciences of Belarus has worked out a plan of scientific research, which includes R&D projects of virtually all our departments."
18:50 EconomyWorld Bank considering financial support for Belarusian SMEs Alex Kremer reminded that last week the World Bank authorized a €90 million financial assistance package to finance a COVID-19 response project in Belarus and a €100 million loan to support the modernization of the higher education system.
18:39 SportEuropean Judo Championships postponed to November The European Judo Championships will take place in Prague, the Czech Republic on 8-10 November. The tournament will be a qualifying event ahead of the Tokyo Olympics. Tickets sold in May will be valid for November.
18:25 SocietyBelarus' foreign minister meets with Ukrainian ambassador During the meeting, the parties discussed the development of the Belarusian-Ukrainian cooperation, including the schedule of joint official events for 2020.
18:11 PoliticsCSTO foreign ministers call for fairer, more democratic world order The foreign ministers of the Collective Security Treatment Organization (CSTO) member states called for establishing a fairer and more democratic world order, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
18:04 EconomyBelarus PM takes stock of state program implementation in 2019 Twenty state programs implemented in Belarus last year were subject to assessment. A total of Br77 billion was financed. One third of the resources were budget funds.
17:56 PoliticsThreats to security of CSTO countries on the rise According to Stanislav Zas, the session discussed the state and prospects of development of the international situation and the regional one and their influence on the security of the CSTO member states.
17:40 PoliticsItaly hosts nearly 500,000 Belarusian children for recuperation holidays since 1992 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to Belarus Mario Giorgio Stefano Baldi said this during an online conference held at the national press center on 26 May to celebrate Belarus-Italy cooperation.
16:57 PresidentLukashenko supports draft decree on wages at budget-sponsored organizations One of the norms specifies that salaries at budget-sponsored organizations will not be lower than a minimum wage. Workers of budget-sponsored organizations will also get corresponding benefits if they have to work part time or if a company is out of service.
16:16 PoliticsCall on CSTO to unite efforts against COVID-19 The situation has confirmed that we need a system to respond to biological security threats, or speaking as a whole, we need to work together within our common epidemiological space, Sergey Lavrov said.